May 20, 2010 - Sale 2215

Sale 2215 - Lot 2

Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
The North American Indian [Prospectus].
With a foreword by Theodore Roosevelt. Contains 2 photogravures, "The Oath, Apsaroke" and "Navajo Medicine Man" on Van Gelder paper. Tall 4to, printed wrappers, soiled; with the original tissue guards.
Np, 1907

Additional Details

With a printed sheet of testimonials about Curtis's book project, which was hailed by The New York Times as "the most wonderful publishing enterprise ever undertaken in America," and the original envelope for the prospectus.